Affordable Housing, Renters, & the Effects of Covid-19

Asian man finds eviction notice on the door of the house

DONATE REQUEST PROPOSAL NEWS COVID-19, Renters, and Affordable Housing BY LAUREN ORR In the United States, there are less than 7 million affordable homes and housing options for the more than 11 million extremely low-income families and individuals that require housing, according to research conducted by the National Low Income Housing Coalition. This crisis has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic that made landfall… Continue reading Affordable Housing, Renters, & the Effects of Covid-19

Assistance for Residents in the American Relief Plan

There are four sections in the American Relief Plan, or Bill 1319, that became law March 11, 2021, that are related to rental assistance, emergency housing vouchers, housing counseling, and homelessness assistance and supportive services programs.   Section 3201: Emergency Rental Assistance  This section of the bill details how the funding included in the bill for emergency rental assistance will be allocated, paid, and… Continue reading Assistance for Residents in the American Relief Plan